DevOps Technical Architect

Radius Consultancy Ltd
£65k - £75k pa + 17.5% Bonus
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
DevOps Technical Architect - Manchester

Salary: £65K - £75K
Benefits Package: 17.5% Bonus

We are looking for a talented Technical Architect. This is a unique opportunity to transform how my client delivers cutting edge customer science and machine learning research. This is part of their technology renewal program and is a great opportunity to establish yourself as a technical leader. You will report to the Global Head of Architecture.

You will need to have strong experience of DevOps, including either AWS or Azure cloud solutions. You will be using infrastructure automation tools such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible. You may have experience with virtualisation and virtualised infrastructure automation.

You should be adept at designing and implementing systems with complex security requirements. You are able to document and explain your designs to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

*Document your designs in a form suitable for a broad range of stakeholders - logical and physical architectures as well as high level designs
*Create the infrastructure in your designs using software and DevOps practices, including use of a range of languages and tools.
*Work end-to-end work without requiring day to day direction.
*Lead and participate in code and design reviews.
*Own the estimation process for implementations, new work packages and releases.


*Experience in the design, development, and testing of infrastructure as code / DevOps, including:
*DevOps tooling such as Chef, Puppet or Ansible
*The tools used to automate public cloud systems
*Cloud services including some of machines, networks, cloud storage, managed databases, container services
*Unix and / Windows shell scripting and administration
*Experience with ITIL and/or software development change control processes
*Demonstrate the ability to own complex infrastructure solution design and automation as part of a mixed skillset team.
*Possess expert knowledge of the breadth of technology required to deliver business functions.
*Demonstrate the ability to work against a project plan, as agreed with the Project Manager, or in an agile framework within a mixed-skill agile team.
*Experience working with non-technical project, commercial, security and delivery stakeholders.

If interested please contact:

Clay Lewis | Radius Recruitment | Delivery Consultant | *************

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